Bibliomancy for Beginners S6 Ep2: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

We’re in the middle of a free choice cycle, and for my pick I chose The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas–just in time for the beautiful collector’s edition that just came out. While none of us do have that beauty, we do have thoughts and feelings about this spectacular novel so check in and chat with us live at 9:30AM 2/27 or after the livestream at any time!

Worth It Wednesdays: “The Wrath and The Dawn” by Renee Ahdieh

Welcome to My Life is a Notebook’s new weekly feature, “Worth It Wednesdays”! I know that this sounds like something linky, but for the moment it’s not. This is just me, making a commitment to being a better blogger in the way that I like to blog.

See, I gave up on reviewing for a long time because I just got tired of reading books to review them. It’s draining. I just wanted to read and enjoy, you know? So I stopped and my reading habits got so much better.

But, lately, I’ve been screaming and shouting a lot about YA. I wrote this rant and absolutely blew up in a recent book club video. One of my co-hosts asked me if I could send her a list of YA books that I thought were good, and so I compiled one.

Then I realized that I should start sharing them.

Some of these books I’ll have already reviewed. Some are old, some are new. They are in no particular order. Just … as they strike me. So here we go!

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Bibliomancy for Beginners Season 3: Collected Fictions by Jorge Luis Borges

Hey there guys!

This is a posting that is a little bit late, but I wasn’t there for this episode for reasons they explain in the video and I’ll explain in a post later. HOWEVER, just because I’m not there doesn’t mean that it isn’t worth watching! (Or you can watch it and tell me how much you missed me because I make the show for you. That’s cool too.)

Anyways. Check it out! I guess Michaela and Taylor can be okay sometimes.